Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20100917; 20120810
Writer and activist Luis J. Rodriguez is an influential Latino poet and founder of Tia Chucacha Press. He shares poetry and fiction that celebrates the indigenous North American people, and the vanished industrial jobs that brought them to America.
Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses what inspired her exploration of the...
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